So you’re sick of renting and you’re ready to get your first permanent place. Homeownership is a significant part of the American Dream, but no one tells you exactly what to look for in the buying process. Here are some guidelines to get you started.
There are valuable lessons to learn from other home buyers’ experiences. The “Lessons from Real Home Buyers” series gives you insight into what the mortgage experience is really like. Meet a new homeowner who shares her story and her advice for house hunters.
When making a purchase as important as your home, you want to work with someone you can trust, and someone who will advocate for you during the entire process. While there may not be a cut-and-dried system that matches you with your perfect agent, there are some easy ways to narrow your search.
There are valuable tidbits to learn from the first installment of the “Lessons from Real Home Buyers” series. Meet a new homeowner who shares his story and his advice for house hunters.
How do you ensure that the house of your dreams is in a school district that fits the bill? With a little time and research, you can learn everything you need to know before you make an offer. Here are tips to help you find the right schools when searching for your potential new home.
Building the perfect home for you and your family can seem like a daunting task. Where do you even start? Here are some do’s and don’t that will start you in the right direction.
If you thought choosing the right home was difficult, think again. Planning a move can induce nightmares and panic attacks in a normally sane individual. Is it really possible to pack all the things you’ve accumulated over the years into a single moving truck without losing your sanity? It is – if you follow these five simple tips.
If you’re renting a home or an apartment, the time will likely come when you want to upgrade. Whether you’re looking to settle down with your significant other or you’re itching to invest in more than just your monthly rent check, the time may come when you’re ready to switch hats from renter to homeowner. But how do you know if you’re ready, financially?
I’m in the process of buying a home right now, and lucky for me (and all the other home buyers out there), there’s a great new tool to help you find the place that’s right for you: My Perfect Home powered by Home Scouting. Read on to find out more about this powerful tool and how it could help you.
If you’ve been saving up for a beach town home, it’s time to make this dream a reality! The housing market is hot and interest rates are still historically low, so finding that perfect beach town home could be right around the corner. Check out a few destinations with high foreclosure rates where you could find a home that’s in your budget!